With so many stressors affecting our lives, practicing self-care has never been more important. There are many ways you can take a break and relax, but one of the most popular and low-maintenance methods is through using essential oils. These aromatic liquids are often used in aromatherapy to promote relaxation.
You may have heard of the Pet Rock, but the novelty gift from the 1970s has nothing on these hand-painted...
On October 12 at Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI)
You might have heard of “brain foods” or “superfoods.” Talk of them is everywhere on the internet, particularly among social media influencers. While exaggerated and even harmful claims abound, respected doctors do know that some foods are good for the brain. In fact, these foods are ones you are probably familiar with and are easy to consciously incorporate into your diet.
When was the last time you actually had a look at the change in your wallet?
Many children dream of living in a treehouse, but what about a giant bird's nest?
If you could build your dream house, what special features would you want to include? A swimming pool, or maybe a bowling alley? Architect Macu Bulgubure has made one client’s dream a reality in Rosaria, Argentina. Bulgubure incorporated the client's love for skateboarding onto the home by attaching a large ramp to the back of the structure. The ramp acts as a defining feature of the house.
Spanish artist Laura Dalla Vecchia knows that you don't need precious materials to make amazing works of art.
Armadillos are strange yet wonderful creatures.
Mozart is an 18th-century Austrian classical composer—perhaps even the most famous composer of all time. As a child prodigy, he stunned musical circles; and as a young man, he created challenging works which are still played by orchestras today. Although he died quite young at only 35, Mozart's work has remained culturally and academically influential in the centuries since his death. Now, it seems the work of Mozart is also of medical relevance.
You might associate crochet with handmade textile hats and tea cozies, but the age-old technique can be used to create...
Master fruit carver Daniele Barresi is known for his award-winning food sculptures.